Bug 850892 - packageKit should prevent reboot when updating system packages like kernel
packageKit should prevent reboot when updating system packages like kernel
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: PackageKit (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity high
: beta
: 7.0
Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Desktop QE
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Reported: 2012-08-22 12:28 EDT by Vladimir Benes
Modified: 2012-11-29 06:34 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: PackageKit-0.8.6-1.el7
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Last Closed: 2012-11-29 06:34:14 EST
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Description Vladimir Benes 2012-08-22 12:28:51 EDT
Description of problem:
I've updated kernel, rebooted while transaction was running, then kernel was installed in grub and selected as default option but there was no initrd generated.
I know this is bug in kernel as well as it created incorrect grub option.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.execute pkcon update kernel
2.reboot while kernel is being installed
Actual results:
can reboot and system can be broken afterwards

Expected results:
reboot should be prevented

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Comment 1 Richard Hughes 2012-11-29 06:34:14 EST
We're now inhibiting systemd for this, so this should no longer be an issue. :)

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